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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Someone who masticates.
  • n. A machine for cutting meat into fine pieces for toothless people.
  • n. A machine for cutting leather, India rubber, or similar tough substances, into fine pieces, in some processes of manufacture.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who masticates.
  • n. A machine for cutting meat into fine pieces for toothless people; also, a machine for cutting leather, India rubber, or similar tough substances, into fine pieces, in some processes of manufacture.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who or that which masticates or chews.
  • n. An attachment to a feed-cutter. It crushes, shreds, and mixes hay, corn, or other material cut in the feed-cutter, and is designed to render the feed more digestible and palatable.

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